The New West Farmers Market is kicking off its summer season with a block party at Tipperary Park.
The market is returning to its summer home in Tipperary Park on Thursday, May 23, when it will have a free, family-friendly block party from 3 to 7 p.m. It will include treats, activities, live music, family fun and a chance to check out new and returning vendors.
The day’s entertainment includes performances by Quayside Voices, Digger Dan and the Dirt Brigade, and Easy on 8th. It also includes free treats for the first 100 visitors, a piñata, children’s activities from Mindful Mutts and New West Family Place and face painting from 4 to 7 p.m., as well as emergency vehicles from the New Westminster police and fire departments.
Starting May 23, the New West Farmers Markets runs every Thursday from 3 to 7 p.m. in Tipperary Park until Oct. 10.